# Sports

## Karate Chop!

January 4th, 2023

Have you ever seen someone chop a wooden board in half with his bare hand? It probably looked like it didn’t even hurt. That’s because our bones are surprisingly super strong! Read on to find out just how strong your body is, and chop through the karate math.

## Dam Good Shot!

December 29th, 2022

Have you ever shot a basketball at a really tall hoop and made it in? It’s really exciting! Now imagine throwing a basketball at a hoop that’s hundreds of feet below you – and breaking a world record. Read on to do the math in this crazy basketball shot.

## Surprise Ice

December 23rd, 2022

Have you ever been ice skating? How about on a pink ice skating rink? A hotel in Florida is known for making the ice on its rink pink. And when you think about how warm it is in Florida and how cold ice needs to stay so it doesn’t melt, this rink takes a lot of math! Read on to skate through the numbers in this pink rink.

## Daredevil Skis

December 20th, 2022

Skiing is a fun sport to do when there’s snow on the ground, but sometimes it can be challenging. Now imagine skiing on the world-record longest skis – with 169 other people! Read on to find out just how big these skis were, and glide through the math in this favorite winter sport.

## Running Like a Monkey

December 14th, 2022

Running a race may seem simple, but try running a race on your hands and feet – and breaking a world record! That’s exactly what one guy did. Read on to find out how fast he was, and run through the record-breaking math.

## Getting Your Kicks From the World Cup

November 21st, 2022

We are a week into the World Cup, the giant competition where countries send their best soccer players (or football, as most countries call it) to try to win the top prize. The countries are clumped into groups of 4, usually from 4 different continents, and each team plays the other 3; the 2 winningest teams from each group go on to the round of 16. With all these matches going on, the goals really start to add up. Click “Read More” to do the World Cup math!

## Veggies? Just Roll with It

November 9th, 2022

One vegetable that isn’t so well-loved is the Brussels sprout. It’s a small, round, green veggie that tastes bitter to some folks, so it’s not so popular. That may be why one brave man chose it for a very muddy stunt. Read on to find out what this stunt was – and roll with the math!

## Hang On to That Horse!

November 2nd, 2022

What can be more fun than strapping boards to your feet and sliding fast down a mountain of snow? Being pulled by a horse while doing this and whizzing down the hill even faster! Read on to horse around with the numbers in this crazy sport called skijoring.

## Bike-Powered Pooch

October 25th, 2022

If you’ve ever walked a dog, you know it’s usually hard to keep up with them. But now there’s a way that you and your pooch can exercise together and go the perfect speed for both of you! Read on to pedal through the math in this awesome exercise machine for you and your puppy pal.

## Backyard Ninja

October 24th, 2022

Have you ever wanted to be a ninja? Well, this girl is well on her way with her very own backyard ninja course. And you’d be surprised how much math there is in being a super sneaky spy. Read on to swing through the ninja math!

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